Finding Good Deals in a Tough Market

In the business I’m in, I get to talk to alot of investors about all of the Good and Bad aspects of the business. And, if I were going to ‘Rate’ the most common complaints I hear, well undoubtedly, the ability to acquire Financing takes the cake… Coming in a close second place is the…
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Recovery?

Not that we always like to listen to ‘those guys’, but Goldman Sachs is predicting a “strong recovery” in the housing market. There are a lot things driving this prediction, including rising prices, job growth, supportive government policies, and a decline in the so-called shadow inventory of homes. I can attest to this in our…
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Are you getting all of your tax advantages?

I know many of you out there that got into real estate mainly because you heard of how great the tax advantages can be. Well, this can certainly be the case, but what I’ve learned is that your tax advantages are MUCH greater when can file as a ‘Real Estate Professional’. Basically, the ‘Real Estate…
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FHA Flipping Guidlines

I know there are a lot of misnomers out there about flipping houses in todays market when the buyer is using FHA financing. Many of our buyers use FHA financing, as a matter of fact, 2 of the flips we’re closing this month are using FHA financing, so I thought you may like to see…
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Put down the paintbrush!

I mean it, put down the paintbrush and stop working in your houses! I know, this may sound a bit counter-intuitive to some of you, but hear me out. IF, you are working on becoming a successful real estate investor, YOU don’t have time to be working IN your houses, but rather, you need to…
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